Interested in knowing about insurance settlement? The following is a brief overview. The very lucky ones are those that have never had to settle an insurance claim. This means that there was not any reason to make the claim as the insurance never came into play. These people are the very lucky ones whom disasters […]
Learn how to make your workspace neat, tidy, and safe by following some easy tips and tricks.
The laundry room is a much-used spot in most homes. However, many tend to skip the most basic safety rules. Here are 6 hazards.
Termites present a significant threat to the safety and structure of your home. Here are prevention tips, and how to get rid of them.
You can’t be totally safe from flood damage if you live in an area that receives a very sparse annual rainfall, there are various other factors that contribute to an abrupt flood such as cracking or breaking a dam, sudden change in the course of a river, flash floods, or artificial floods, due to bursting […]
Standing water is the problem for people living in flood-prone regions or areas on the shore of large water bodies. Water constitutes 70% of the face of Earth and unfortunately, floods and rains are extremely common. Apparently, standing water is not the pool one would want in their house. Metaphors aside, let’s talk about the […]
Crawl space water leave your home smelling bad? Here are six steps to ridding your home of the water for a healthy home.
Do you have a senior citizen in your neighborhood who needs a little bit of extra help? If so, please reach out to them. During this time of social distancing, your neighbors might feel depressed, alone, or overwhelmed. This case is particularly true if you never notice their children, grandkids, or friends visiting them. Perhaps […]
The Euro Cylinder lock uses a pin tumbler system that uses pins of different lengths to prevent a lock from opening without the correct key. Inventors originally patented this lock type in 1805 in an attempt by European locksmiths to standardize locks. You will find Euro cylinders used all over the world and are very […]
Each year, approximately 1.35 million people die globally due to road traffic crashes. More than half of these deaths involve vulnerable road users, including cyclists, pedestrians, and motorcyclists. Additionally, 20-50 million more people suffer non-fatal injuries, with many sustaining lifelong disabilities from their accident. Contrary to popular opinion, it isn’t just human factors like speeding […]
Going via a professional restoration company for restoring your home or office space after a disaster is a prudent decision because the company will take care of the tedious insurance restoration process. When a disaster strikes, all you want is to have a great restoration experience, which only a licensed company can offer. All licensed […]
Black mold, when left untreated, can cause damage to your home and myriad health problems. Here is how to spot it and get rid of it.
Around the world, many new parents have been watching their babies grow while in lockdown. Does this sound familiar to you? Before the global pandemic happened, your little bundle of joy was barely moving. And now, they have mastered the art of crawling and starting to find their feet. If so, then it’s time to […]
The time to create an effective disaster plan for your home and family is before you need it. Preparedness can be scary, but it’s a necessity.
Every homeowner should keep these the phone numbers of these essential providers on hand in case of an unforeseen emergency.
Water is a life-giving substance. In fact, most of us in the western world are lucky enough to have it on tap in our home. And without water, the human race wouldn’t survive for very long. Unfortunately, water problems can also cause a major headache when they occur in your home. In fact, there are […]
Do you need to know how to repair water damage fast? Sure, water is necessary for life. However, it can sometimes leave you in a very challenging state of mind if you walk into your home one day to find your floor covered with water and your clogged bathroom drains to be the very cause […]
Now is the time to begin preparing your home for the summer heat. The summertime is really just around the corner, it’s not too early to start!
The weather might be cold and wet right now but all too soon summer will be here. And when the hot weather hits you’re going to want to ensure that your home is summer-ready. What does that mean? Well, now is the ideal time to start thinking about how you can prepare your home for […]
Disaster restoration services provide a valuable resource to homeowners after a flood or fire. Here’s what to do until they arrive to help you.
Restoring your home after a fire damages it is a daunting task. Perhaps even more importanly, it’s not a job to tackle as a DIY. Here’s why.
If you want to emigrate, but you aren’t sure how to get started, take a look. We share an overview of 6 steps to help you prepare for this big move.
Do you have concerns about your home ventilation? If you have odors, molds, mildews, or dampness, here’s what you must know about the topic.
Fire damage to your house? Clean up is best left to the professionals. But if you must take on the task yourself, here’s how to get started.
You might love the alfresco lifestyle. But that doesn’t mean you want the outside world to start blending with the interior of your home. Unfortunately, this can happen, often in the worst possible ways imaginable. You might find that the beasts that were once outside are now in your four walls. Alternatively, it’s possible that […]
When you’re choosing a sump pump, also look at the sump pumps outer material’s durability to ensure a long-lasting installation.
Think asbestos filled materials are banned in the USA? Nope. We no longer mine it, but it is still legal to import. Here are 12 products lurking at home.
Are you worried about home security? Want to make a safer home for your family? Wondering what simple home mistakes you’re probably making at home? Our homes are our havens from the hustle and bustle of the outdoor. So it is only natural that we want them to be safe and secure. There is nothing […]
Home renovation projects are exciting, but they might also be hazardous. Take these precautions before you start your next DIY project.
There can be plenty of reasons that you need to think about improving the accessibility of your home. It might be that you or someone you live with has been diagnosed with a disability. It could be that you just want to make sure that you have such measures in place for the future, just […]
Home security is easy when you know how to get started. Here are four easy hints that you can implement right away and without cash.
How do you find a water damage expert if your home or office is flooded due to heavy rain, pipe burst, or leakage? Time is of the essence! Finding the right experts for water damage restoration requires good research, for this is not the job of a novice. Professional companies have the right tools and […]
Home is a place where every life needs to feel safe and secure from potential threats. When a family member can’t take the necessary steps to keep themselves safe, others bear this responsibility. For many, pets are part of the family as with children; they need protection from things that can harm them. The best […]
Concerned about home security? CCTV heightens your awareness of what’s happening outside of your home and deters crime. Take a look.
Do you worry about how to protect your home in all weather? Here in the Carolinas, it feels like winter storm season ended, brought us a blustery spring, and we’re now heading into hurricane season.
Struggling to make your stuffy home feel cooler? We have the tips to help you beat the heatwave.
Uneasy after a break-in at your house? Here are some things to restore home security. If you haven’t had a break-in, try these preventative measures!
Summertime–get into the swim of things with these pool care tips.
Is your home safe? Do you see your home as a castle or a fortress? Many of us do, and many more regard our house or apartment as our own personal safe place. Sadly, though, often times our houses aren’t as safe and secure as we believe them to be. Happily, there are some relatively […]
Preparing to bring home a newborn baby can be unnerving, especially for first-time parents. We’re sharing tips to help you prepare your home for that new family member.
Before either buying or selling a home, it is important that you know how to check a house for water damage. It could, after all, end up costing you a lot in case you shouldn’t see it before purchasing
Carbon Monoxide (CO) is a toxic, odorless and colorless gas that is emitted when a fuel is improperly burnt. Any fuel-burning device at your home can be a producer of this highly poisonous, killer gas.
Today I’m going to tell you the 3 easy steps to cleaning your dryer vent and why it’s urgent to do so. We had a near-miss with a toss up between a dryer fire and a broker dryer this weekend, and when we cleaned out the vent, it was an eye-opening experience.